Black Eyed Susan

Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldstrum'

Size

Height - 2 feet

Width - 2 feet

Sun

Full sun

Plant Type

Adapted perennial

Other common names

Orange Coneflower, Deer's Eye Daisy

BLOOMING
MONTHS

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Save Water   Low to medium water required
 
More Color   Large, bright yellow flowers with striking dark centers
 
 
Attract Wildlife   Bees and butterflies enjoy the flowers
 
Reduce Maintenance   Cut dead foliage to ground after hard freeze
 
Texas Tough    Easy to grow; tolerates our hot and dry summers

Interesting Facts

Removing dead flowers ("deadheading") helps prolong blooming.  Plant can be cut back in late summer to encourage blooming in fall, but flowers will be smaller.  Excellent cut flower for arrangements.

Black Eyed Susans in Frisco